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If you are from Denmark (like OP and I), there is a very handy site called rejsedoktor.dk. For a two-week trip to Japan, you need the following vaccinations: diphtheria hepatitis A tetanus It is likely that you already have one or more of these vaccinations. Diphteria and tetanus are usually administered together at public school, and lasts for ten ...
Yes, gutter oil is also a problem in Taiwan. There's an article in Today's New York Times (September 19, 2014), Taiwan’s ‘Gutter Oil’ Scandal Since Sept. 4, the Taiwanese authorities have been struggling to control a food scare caused by 645 tons of adulterated cooking oil produced by the Chang Guann Company and distributed to more than 1,200 ...
Cancellation of the event was announced on September 5. http://www.j-cast.com/2014/09/05215127.html
There aren't any requirements from most countries. There are recommendations for some. For example: Japanese encephalitis if you're spending lots of time outdoors. A list for Canadians: http://travel.gc.ca/travelling/publications/well-on-your-way
It turns out it was a scam to garner money from me, what I wasn't expecting though was that my "friend" was the scammer. She was shaving her hair to tell people she had cancer She was mutilating herself to say she was agressed She took some drug to make her breasts make milk so she could say she got pregnant from rape She had proper dressing to hide her ...
Yes, the event will be held, according to this document on the festival's website: http://indonesia-festival.com/dengue%20matter.pdf Note: Their website has invalid SSL certificate. It says the event is held but they will have anti-mosquito coils around, and people should wear long sleeves.
This article describes what is known as the Argonne Anti-Jet-Lag-Diet and is a method which seems deceptively simple, while contradicting some bits of advice offered by other answers here. I have yet to try it myself, but a coworker says it works wonders for his wife on trans-Atlantic trips, and for his brother on cross-continental-US trips. The basic ...
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